8 Difference between Google Air and Hangout Up to 10 people (classrooms or individual students from different locationsNot tapedNeed an invite to attend and watchHangout on AirTaped and aired on YoutubeCan set up privacy features, but the world could have access to it if you don’t set this up correctly.Unlimited people can watch it and be a part of it.
10 Differences Between Skype and Google Hangout Up to 10 classes or students at a time.Can be used for one on one book talks.More people on a call = more background noise.SkypeNeed to pay to have more than 1 other person on a call.Great for one on one book talks
11 Setting up Expectations with Students Teach students how to use hangouts as a class.Set up expectations as a class using the following format.
12 After the Visit 1. Chart favorite books and authors. 2. Compare different countries and their favorite books and authors.3. Challenge students to read a book that another student from another country read.